What's New in Saratoga
Visiting Saratoga this summer? Plan a fun day trip exploring the smaller towns and byways along this 60-mile corridor, filled with regional history and culture. Travel along the Hudson and through the lower Adirondacks, where you'll discover destinations offering four seasons of adventure, and wilderness areas that attracted vacationers over a century ago.

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Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs students had a very productive Earth Day! The Times Union and The Saratogian both reported that the students helped restore a 1.5-acre section of Karner blue butterfly habitat in Saratoga Spa State Park, completing a $10,000 restoration project that began last fall.


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2016 marks the 175th Anniversary of the Saratoga County Fair! In honor of the occasion, the 175th Anniversary Committee is seeking entries for a commemorative design this spring in time for the 2015 the event.

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Get out your best hat and prepare for a day of mint juleps, Southern charm and of course, horse racing... it's the Kentucky Derby! We've rounded up our favorite Derby Day events happening around Saratoga that are the perfect way to celebrate the "fastest two minutes in sports" and to start getting excited about our racing season, too, of course!

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Yaddo Mansion, the historic 45,000-square-foot building at the center of Saratoga Springs' Trask estate, has recently received a $250,000 grant from New York State for winterization and renovations

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I had a feeling we had another accolade coming our way!  Saratoga Springs has been named one of the best places for young families to live in all of New York State by NerdWallet. 

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Coyote interactions are an increasingly common occurrence in suburban areas, even in settings like Saratoga. And, when warmer weather rolls around, these interactions will increase.

While finding one in a nearby park or your own backyard can be alarming, there's no need for concern. We've gathered together some great tips to help you avoid potential conflicts with coyotes this spring and summer. 

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Photo Credit: Gerry Lemmo
Next Wednesday, April 22 is Earth Day, and in my opinion, it's a holiday we can all get behind! In honor of our planet, we've gathered up four great events worth attending as part of your Earth Day Celebration.

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In honor of its 100th Anniversary, a number of different projects will be taking place throughout Saratoga Springs this year. Next on tap - High Rock Spring.

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Not too long ago we reported that our very own Hattie's was named one of the best fried chicken joints in the country. Well everyone, we have another food accolade to report! Saratoga Springs' thriving culinary scene has been recognized as one of the best college towns for food in America by The Daily Meal! 

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Photo Credit: Samantha Decker

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